Mary A. Moulds


Mary A. Moulds, former Mrs. New Jersey International 2009 is ecstatic to be a Co-Director for the  New Jersey International Pageants system. Mary has competed, judged, emceed and volunteered in pageants for years. She resides in Hamilton, NJ since 2001  and is the Corporate Chef for Miele, USA. She continues to raise awareness about Multiple Sclerosis, a disease she has lived with herself for 19 years.


Kimberly Meehan


Kimberly is a former Mrs. New Jersey International 2008.  She is the founder of Support Sacks, which is a community-driven charity, supporting women and girls in recovery.  Kimberly is a Registered Dental Hygienist in center city Philadelphia and a member of her local Planning & Zoning Board in Brooklawn New Jersey.  In her downtime, she enjoys skiing, cycling, running, weight training, and traveling with her husband, Jim.  Jim is a 1st Sgt in the USAF and an Engineer with the US Navy.


Meet our Team

New Jersey International Pageants Team

Heather Moran

Contestant Coordinator

Heather knows all about sisterhood. As a former Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleader, Mrs. New Jersey International 2010 and an entrepreneur, she has a deep passion for the spirit of sisterhood and everything rhinestones.


Danielle Micale

Judges Chairperson

Danielle is a former Mrs. NJ International 2011 and Mrs. Northeast International 2014, spent her years of service and has made a career of working with the aging population. She is passionate about finding a cure for Alzheimer’s Disease, a disease that took her grandmother, Millie.


Melissa Hagerty


Melissa is employed by Amerihealth as a Workforce Management Business Analyst. In her spare time, she enjoys staying busy by doing triathlons, traveling and spending time with family, especially at the Jersey shore!


Lidia Szczepanowski


Lidia is a former Mrs. NY International 2009 and has held numerous state and national titles. She is a distinguished attorney, motivational speaker and inventor of Sculptura Fashions.  Lidia resides in New York and is living her absolute BEST life!


Richard Krauss

Official Photographer

Richard has been a professional photographer for 35 years, capturing the pageant scene for the last twenty. He has been the official photographer of both the PA and NJ International Pageants since 2010, shooting some of the areas most beautiful women.

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Susan Nardone

Legal Liaison

Susan is a former Deputy Attorney General in New Jersey and now serves as a mediator.  She has held several state and national pageant titles, including Mrs. Pennsylvania International 2008 and Mrs. Northeast International 2013.  She enjoys travel, especially when it involves skiing, and is pursuing her private pilots' license.


Beth Leska

Event Concierge

Beth is a former NJ state titleholder and Pennsylvania International competitor.  She currently works in the financial services industry but is most proud that she served our country as a member of the Military Police in the US Army, attached to the 101st Airborne Division in Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

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Nydia Figueroa

Beauty Director

Nydia is a Celebrity Makeup Artist, Educator and Owner of Faces by Nydia Makeup Studio and Bridal Suite. Her looks have been featured on wide range television, Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, the Grammys, New York Fashion Week and the Miss Universe Organization, to name a few.


Kris Ruiz

Assistant Beauty Director

As a celebrity hair and makeup artist for over 11 years, Kris has made a huge impact in the pageant world as one of the most sought out artists in the field working with state, national and international pageant queens, not to mention models in NY Fashion Week and the VS Fashion Show.

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